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Blake's Dream: Vala or the Four Zoas

  • G10 Birkbeck, University of London WC1H 0PD (map)

A performance of approximately 30 minutes exploring Night II of Blake’s prophetic illuminated manuscript ‘Vala or the Death of Judgement of the Ancient Man: A Dream of Nine Nights’. In Night II Blake’s ‘visionary forms dramatic’ take their motions from Albion’s couch of death.

The evening consists of two performances for a small audience (maximum 15) at 6.30pm and 7.10pm.  The performances are followed by an open discussion at 7.45pm.

Please note that for part of this performance, audience members will be blindfolded.

Directed and performed by students on the MFA Theatre Directing.

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Part of the Artless Group series of events.

Artless is an AHRC funded project at Birkbeck led by Professor Carol Watts and Dr Ben Cranfield.
Shaped by PhD students and early career researchers from a variety of research  backgrounds, the ArtLess group explores ways to unite the Arts and sciences to promote new, innovative, collaborative research.

More information on upcoming Artless events